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Co-directors of UQuAL Awarded Prestigious Grant

Dr. Vaughn and Dr. Szymczak Secure AHRQ Funding for Innovative Antibiotic Study

In a major stride towards advancing patient care and combating antibiotic overuse, Dr. Valerie Vaughn and Dr. Julia Szymczak have recently been awarded a prestigious R01 grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). This significant achievement will support the Reducing Overuse of Antibiotics at Discharge (ROAD) Home clinical trial, a groundbreaking 40-hospital cluster randomized study aimed at enhancing antibiotic prescribing practices during hospital discharge.